As a PTL in the Department of Psychology at Rutgers , Camden for the last 12 years and , a long standing member of the Executive Board, a practicing clinician in the health care community in New Jersey , and recently Served on The University Senate – my membership , personal involvement and positive experiences with this Union , the Executive Board and the Bargaining Unit (current contract ) and the Health Care Committee has strengthened my commitment to all of us who teach, as part time faculty.
Additionally, I have served on the Executive Board in the Capacity of Secretary as part of a dedicated team of PTL professionals epitomizing diversity on all levels and worked hard promoting an a progressive agenda consistent with other "Top Ten" Schools. This is the team that negotiated the recent contract, which offers, for the first time, opportunities for advancement for all PTLs,
It is my goal to continue to be part of the team... to advocate for appropriate recognition where disrespected, inclusion where we are excluded , continued job security fair financial compensation and health insurance / benefits. My continued involvement on the Executive Board in the role of Secretary will provide continuity of this process Together we need to move forward in all matters for our very significant contribution to Rutgers University and the preservation of Academic Freedom.